Arboreal


The wind shears across
the stretched-out
fabric of the sky.

Quivering, the woods
fray into branches,
unravelling the night.
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4 comments:

  1. These words have just cooled me on a balmy Australian evening. Thanks Sam.

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  2. A surreal setting.....conveyed with brilliant clarity.

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  3. Love the poem... second stanza is amazing... not sure about "stretched-out"... but that's just me....

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